Surrounded by gardens, bush and farmland, Bird Hill is a private 1 acre holiday property in the Yarra Valley, perfectly situated to take advantage of the entire Yarra Valley and Dandenong Ranges;
The charm of a true country lane, the cottage is close to wineries, artisan produce, the Warburton Rail Trail, as well as walking distance to the local shops.
A private sanctuary to enjoy the bush, garden, abundant bird life and other wildlife;
Charming cottage setting with themed and tasteful decor, quality furnishings, comfortable mattresses and quality linen to enhance your comfort;
The modern and fully equipped kitchen is perfect for that 'stay in' home cooked meal;
A smart TV and wi-fi so that you can hook up to your favourite shows or watch Netflix;
Everything you would need while visiting a holiday home, plus many extras and special touches. The cottage offers more than you would expect in a holiday home and with character and relaxing atmosphere;
A private back deck with bush and garden setting with a peaceful and soulful atmosphere to encourage relaxation and regeneration;
Bird feeders front and back (bird seed provided) so you can enjoy the antics and delight of the many birds while in the kitchen, sitting on the secluded back deck or the front porch. There are so many beautiful birds here - the ideal bird watchers spot.
The established vegetable gardens offer seasonal produce for your use while at Bird Hill and the kitchen garden offers ready herbs to enhance your food. Our aim is to have year round edible produce and perhaps inspire people to start growing their own food;
Are you in to cycling or walking? The Warburton Rail Trail is just 1.4km to pick up the trail from Woori Yallock Station where there is a car park, a playground and some amenities. This is the halfway point of the Trail;
Thorough cleaning after each guest, including disinfecting all surfaces in every room, all sheets, quilt covers and towels are laundered, sanitised and bedding pressed. The entire cottage is cleaned after each guest, ready for your stay.
Being amongst farming properties and in a rural setting, the neighbours animals are often at the fence line wanting some attention;
Close to Warburton Highway, Bird Hill is perfectly situated to explore all of the Yarra Valley, being central to Warburton, Healesville and the Dandenong Ranges. Find those quirky shops, boutique wineries and growers of local produce and discover the hidden delights of the area;
- 1.4km to Warburton - Lilydale Rail Trail with parking
- 10 minutes to Healesville Sanctuary by car
- 15 mins by car to Healesville
- 12 minutes by car to Rochford Winery, Coldstream - for concerts and events
- 18 mins by car to Warburton
- 18 mins mins by car to Olinda
- 13 mins by car to Cockatoo
- 14 mins by car to Lilydale
- 25 minutes by car to Mt Donna Buang - snowplay
- walking distance to local shops and bus
There is a bus service along the Warburton highway, that operates early till late, 7 days a week and goes to or from Warburton to Lilydale or Chirnside Park. There is a train at Lilydale, so you could in fact catch public transport all the way to Bird Hill if you wished to reduce your carbon footprint even more, as the bus stop is easy walking distance to Bird Hill.
If you like Aussie rules football, you can watch quality footy matches in Winter with the AFL Yarra Ranges teams battling it out. (Woori Tigers are a Div. 1 team). Cricket is also played there in Summer;
Did you know that the name WOORI YALLOCK is an indigenous peoples’ word for ‘Running Creek’. For at least 35,000 years, the Wurundjeri people have been the traditional custodians of the land within Yarra Ranges and beyond;